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Have you caught a train to London International CIV?
Have you caught a train to London International CIV?

Have you caught a train to London International CIV?

There is a ticket that select people can buy to a station in London that doesn't exist, for journeys that don't end in London.

Jan
06
Unbuilt London: The Eurostar terminus at White City
Unbuilt London: The Eurostar terminus at White City

Unbuilt London: The Eurostar terminus at White City

Eurostar trains are based at the wonderfully restored St Pancras station close to central London, but they nearly ended up in West London, at White City.

Jan
26
2021
Eurostar cheap ticket sale – for couples and groups
Eurostar cheap ticket sale – for couples and groups

Eurostar cheap ticket sale – for couples and groups

Sorry single people travelling alone, this deals not for us -- as Eurostar launch a flash sale of low cost tickets for people travelling in multiples.

Sep
13
2018
Eurostar ticket sale – from £29 to France and Belgium
Eurostar ticket sale – from £29 to France and Belgium

Eurostar ticket sale – from £29 to France and Belgium

Eurostar are to release 44,500 seats for sale next Tuesday for trips to France and Belgium, with tickets costing from just £29 each way.

Aug
25
2017
Catch a steam train from London to Paris
Catch a steam train from London to Paris

Catch a steam train from London to Paris

If you look out for it, on Friday 9th October, a steam train will leave London Victoria station, and its passengers will arrive in the evening, in Paris.

Aug
31
2015
Open Day Tours of the Eurotunnel terminal
Open Day Tours of the Eurotunnel terminal

Open Day Tours of the Eurotunnel terminal

A day trip to Folkestone? To look around a train terminal? Sounds good!

Jul
26
2014
Take a trip in Channel Tunnel trains on the Thameslink Line
Take a trip in Channel Tunnel trains on the Thameslink Line

Take a trip in Channel Tunnel trains on the Thameslink Line

You've doubtless seen the elegant Eurostar trains gliding through London carrying Continental passengers, but did you know the very first Channel Tunnel passenger trains are now used on normal commuter routes, and thousands of people ride in them everyday?

May
06
2014
It’s the 50th anniversary of the Channel Tunnel Agreement
It’s the 50th anniversary of the Channel Tunnel Agreement

It’s the 50th anniversary of the Channel Tunnel Agreement

Today marks the 50th anniversary of an agreement between the French and British governments to build a tunnel under the English Channel to link the two countries.

Feb
06
2014
A Grand Day Out – Taking the Boris Bikes to Paris
A Grand Day Out – Taking the Boris Bikes to Paris

A Grand Day Out – Taking the Boris Bikes to Paris

What would it be like to take two cycle hire bikes from London to Paris and return in a single day?

Aug
21
2011
A tour of the Eurostar repair depot at Stratford
A tour of the Eurostar repair depot at Stratford

A tour of the Eurostar repair depot at Stratford

The other day I went to visit the train depot near Stratford where the Eurostar trains are repaired.

May
22
2011

Get a “free” trip on the Eurostar

When I had the tour of the new Stratford International station last month, mention was made of plans to do tests of the new Eurostar terminal at St. Pancras - and that they would probably open it to the general public.

Oct
15
2007